Laboratory Animals in the Social Sciences and Humanities

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name Laboratory Animals in the Social Sciences and Humanities
Abbreviated name LASSH
Owner/Developer Wellcome Trust; University of Exeter
Country United Kingdom
Languages English
Contact email
Description LASSH is an interdisciplinary and international network funded by the Wellcome Trust and the University of Exeter. The aim of the network is to bring perspectives from geography, history, sociology, politics, science and technology studies, bioethics and the arts into dialogue with biological researchers and animal welfare specialists to explore the contributions of the social sciences and humanities for understanding the history and future of laboratory animal welfare.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Experts
Sub categories Online Community, Working Group
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website, Forum / Blog
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists, Policy-makers, Regulators, Industry, Researchers, Students, General public, Educators
Users access Open access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction, Refinement
Purpose Animal welfare, Education and training